The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 105 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 13 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.84% 2.48% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 2.55% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13 39 35
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,500 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1481 1647 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.23% 97.23% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1459 1389
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Oxfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -11 8 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Witney - 4 £42,500 -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 32 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 28 (82.35%) SQL
3 25 (73.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (67.65%) T-SQL
5 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
6 19 (55.88%) MS Excel
7 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (23.53%) Oracle
10 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (20.59%) Replication
12 6 (17.65%) Migration
12 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
13 5 (14.71%) Database Tuning
13 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (14.71%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (14.71%) Load Testing
13 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
13 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
13 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
14 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (11.76%) Clustering
15 3 (8.82%) Banking
15 3 (8.82%) Finance
15 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (8.82%) SCOM
15 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
15 3 (8.82%) C#

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) OpenEdge
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 25 (73.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.88%) OLAP
10 1 (2.94%) MS Access
10 1 (2.94%) DB2
10 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.94%) MySQL
10 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) MDX
3 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Replication
2 5 (14.71%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (17.65%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.71%) Load Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
4 5 (14.71%) Database Tuning
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) RDF
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) Workflow
7 1 (2.94%) Scrum
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Content Management
7 1 (2.94%) Document Management
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Web Development
7 1 (2.94%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) SQL
2 23 (67.65%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.82%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.94%) Sage
3 1 (2.94%) Primavera
3 1 (2.94%) Open Text
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bens
Posted: Yesterday